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Explosion at gunpowder factory in Russia

Saturday, 11 November 2023, 00:30
Explosion at gunpowder factory in Russia
EXPLOSION AT THE KOTOVSK GUNPOWDER PLANT IN TAMBOV. PHOTO: MASH

A huge fire broke out around midnight at the Kotovsk gunpowder plant in the city of Tambov, Russia.

Source: Telegram channel Mash

Details: Local residents reported hearing an explosion before the fire broke out.

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According to Russian media, the fire was apparently extinguished in an hour and a half. It covered an area of 300 sq. m. 

The cause of the fire is under investigation. There are no casualties.

Background: On Friday evening, explosions were reported in Russia's Kolomna city, and a drone was allegedly shot down.

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